72
      Tuesday
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      Wednesday
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      Thursday
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      Chemical spills onto Columbia roadway

      A privately-owned tractor trailer operating for TransX spilled about 35 gallons of sodium hydroxide at about 7 a.m. Monday in front of Kraft Foods, located on Waco Road off Route B.
      A privately-owned tractor trailer operating for TransX spilled about 35 gallons of sodium hydroxide at about 7 a.m. Monday in front of Kraft Foods, located on Waco Road off Route B.The Columbia Fire Department contained the chemical spill quickly, and remained on scene until U.S. Environmental, a company out of Fenton, arrived at 10:51 a.m. to clean it up.None of the sodium hydroxide entered any waterways.